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Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.

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Directed by

Noah Baumbach

Written by

Noah Baumbach (Screenplay)

Runtime

81 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Joint custody blows.

Cast

Keywords

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Lists

#143 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay